Snapshot quiz – recurrent right iliac fossa pain in the patient with a previous history of appendicitis

Abstract

A low threshold for computed tomography (CT) scanning in patients with previous appendicectomy and right iliac fossa pain helps facilitate timely diagnosis and exclusion of other differential diagnoses. Here, we present a rare cause which has significant medicolegal ramifications and is accurately diagnosed with CT.

DOI: 10.1002/ccr3.235

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@inproceedings{Chandran2015SnapshotQ, title={Snapshot quiz – recurrent right iliac fossa pain in the patient with a previous history of appendicitis}, author={Johan Aris Chandran and Will Cobb and Barrie D Keeler and Bob Soin}, booktitle={Clinical case reports}, year={2015} }